Target Says Cashiers' Work Doesn't Permit Use Of Seats

Law360, New York (June 14, 2012, 6:41 PM EDT) -- Target Corp. asked a California federal judge Tuesday to dismiss a putative class action by two cashiers who claim the retailer fails to provide seating, arguing that the nature of the position does not permit the use of a seat.

The company filed a motion for summary judgment in the case, aiming to prevent the plaintiffs from moving forward with their claims that the company violated California employment laws by not making seating available.

Target emphasized in the motion that seating was fundamentally incompatible with the...
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